Middle School Students

Leadership Academy for Young Men (African American/Afro Centric Studies)

The Roosevelt Leadership Academy for Young Men will intensely focus on the development of the full human potential of young men. This STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math) based/focused program offers unique educational opportunities and experiences using Afro-Centric delivery of curriculum and infusing African and African American Studies across the core academic areas. Computers and other technologies will be used to enhance and assist the learning process and to create highly motivated students. A four (4) hour parent/guardian training program must be completed as part of the application process. Parents and guardians are encouraged and expected to remain involved with the students’ learning experiences throughout the school year. Students will have the opportunity to interact with community leaders and explore the contributions of African and African Americans at the local, state, national and international levels.

Roosevelt Community Middle

In-House (You can only apply to the in-house program if you reside in the school zone)

*For details regarding specific programs offered at each school, please see the Choice Programs Booklet